Ginsburg Construction Updates

Project Summary


Planned for a Spring 2024 opening and located at University Park Campus, USC Viterbi’s 116,000 square-foot Dr. Allen and Charlotte Ginsburg Human-Centered Computation Hall will integrate all of our computer science programs into a transformative seven-story structure that will:

  • Advance USC Viterbi’s role in improving and benefiting society through areas including artificial intelligence, machine learning, and robotics
  • Attract the best students and faculty by creating an environment in which they flourish
  • Serve as a living laboratory that supports USC’s commitment to sustainability, health, and well-being
  • Set the bar for USC’s zero-energy emission as the first LEED Platinum certified building at USC
  • Engineer a better world for all humanity

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Key Dates


Nov

2021

Construction began in November 2021

  • Site demarcation, Fencing, and Construction Trailers are set in place.
  • Pedestrian Routes outline by USC Transportation
  • Rerouting of traffic on Downey Way with one-way traffic at the Vermont Gate

Three Week Look Ahead


Mar
29

2022

Shoring of the site is complete

Mar
29

2022

Excavation is complete, with the additional excavation for the isolated slab at the Computer Server room complete.

Mar
29

2022

With excavation complete, large equipment is being removed.

Mar
29

2022

Foundation forming and reinforcement will begin next week.

Mar
29

2022

Access to the site is by temporary staircase.

Mar
29

2022

No changes to site perimeter fencing or access.

Near Future


TBD

2022

Crane foundation to be put in place

TBD

2022

Shoring handrail began 1/24 and will continue until complete

Published on December 15th, 2021

Last updated on April 14th, 2022